Gardaí at the Sunset House, Summerhill, Tuesday morning. Assistant commissioner John Twomey said the resolve of his officers would not be shaken by the recent upsurge in violence in the capital. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

An Garda Síochána will work tirelessly to bring those responsible for the recent series of gang-related killings in Dublin to justice, a senior membe(...)

Gardaí at the scene of the shooting of Michael Barr at the Sunset House pub on Summerhill in Dublin where forensic tests were being carried out on Tuesday  morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

When the Kinahan-Hutch feud exploded on to the streets of Dublin in February, Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan was quick to remind people that Ire(...)

Mr Farnan was gunned down at his home on Kilcronan Close, Clondalkin, at about 11.50pm. Photograph: Dan Griffin/The Irish Times

Gardaí believe the man shot dead in west Dublin on Monday night was killed as part of a local criminal dispute. His murder was not linked to the feud (...)

 Nóirín O’Sullivan: she said gardaí also had pepper spray and the asp baton to aid them in dealing with violent situations. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The new armed Regional Support Unit will be in place within two months and will contribute to the armed policing response some members of the Garda Re(...)

Gardaí and forensic teams remove a body from the scene of the shooting at Sunset House, Summerhill, this morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

A 35-year-old man was shot dead in a Dublin pub on Monday night in what appears to be the latest murder in a feud that had already cost five lives si(...)

Josaphine Feehily (left) chairperson of the Policing Authority with John Twomey, deputy commissioner, and Nóirín O’Sullivan, Garda Commissioner, at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham for their meeting on Monday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

It may have had the air of a first day of school about it, but the good people of the Policing Authority were never going to demand lunch money from G(...)

Gardaí say there is a chronic need for additional armed cover on a 24-hour basis. Photograph: Frank Miller

Rank-and-file gardaí are questioning whether it is realistic to remain a predominantly unarmed force in the face of increased violent crime and the t(...)

Joshua Molloy

A 24-year-old Irishman who was arrested in Iraq for fighting against Islamic State (Isis) has been released, Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flan(...)

The result is an embarrassment for the leadership of the GRA,  which had recommended its members vote in favour. File Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Rank and file gardaí have overwhelmingly rejected mooted changes to their working time arrangements which included replacing the controversial current(...)

 The head of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission “the first responsibility for bringing [gardaí] back into line” lay with their Garda officer managers and not the watchdog. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Senior Garda officers must take greater responsibility for dealing with disciplinary problems in the force, rather than leaving them to the Garda Síoc(...)